Authentic Art Deco Jewelry Designs

Authentic Art Deco Jewelry Designs
Author : Franco Deboni
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 96
Release : 2012-09-21
ISBN 10 : 9780486142180
ISBN 13 : 0486142183
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Authentic Art Deco Jewelry Designs Book Description:

Meticulous reproduction of rare portfolio (1925-30) contains over 700 dazzling designs and motifs for buckles, clips, belts, mirrors, pendants, cigarette cases, rings, chains, necklaces, watchbands, brooches, studs, and charms.

Art Deco Jewelry

Art Deco Jewelry
Author : Laurence Mouillefarine
Publisher :
Total Pages : 255
Release : 2009
ISBN 10 : 0500514771
ISBN 13 : 9780500514771
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Art Deco Jewelry Book Description:

An authoritative and comprehensive survey of pieces made by leading designers and artists between 1910 and 1937 includes photographs of best-known pieces as well as a number of original drawings and designs, in a volume complemented by essays on such topics as the relationship between jewelry and other art forms, the contributions of clients and collectors, and the world of graphic art.

Illustrated Jewelry Catalog 1892

Illustrated Jewelry Catalog  1892
Author : New England Jeweler
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 155
Release : 1998-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486402967
ISBN 13 : 9780486402963
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Illustrated Jewelry Catalog 1892 Book Description:

Rare catalog features abundant illustrations of late-19th-century taste in diamonds, watches, and all manner of rings, lockets, and charms, scarf and stick pins, earrings, bracelets, and scores of other baubles. Over 2,200 engravings.

American Art Deco

American Art Deco
Author : R. L. Leonard
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 176
Release : 2004-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486433749
ISBN 13 : 9780486433745
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

American Art Deco Book Description:

Inspired, in part, by the industrial age and Native American art, and championed by progressive architects, American Art Deco was one of the most popular decorative styles of the 20th century. This volume includes scores of photographs and important articles that describe the aesthetics of this great mode of artistic expression.An introduction by architectural critic Lewis Mumford is followed by comments from such notables as Frank Lloyd Wright on design principles; theatrical and industrial designer Norman Bel Geddes on outfitting business interiors; and Edward Steichen on commercial photography. A fascinating glimpse of an exciting and innovative era in the history of American design, this book will appeal to architects, graphic artists, photographers, and lovers of the Art Deco style. Over 200 black-and-white illustrations.

Art Nouveau Decorative Ironwork

Art Nouveau Decorative Ironwork
Author :
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 128
Release : 2013-03-05
ISBN 10 : 9780486138374
ISBN 13 : 0486138372
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Art Nouveau Decorative Ironwork Book Description:

This classic work explores the full range of Art Nouveau ironwork. It includes 137 photographic illustrations of railings, gates, balconies, doorways, staircases, and much more.

A History of Jewellery 1100 1870

A History of Jewellery  1100 1870
Author : Joan Evans
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 224
Release : 1989-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486261220
ISBN 13 : 9780486261225
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

A History of Jewellery 1100 1870 Book Description:

Superb sourcebook of rare ornamentation includes meticulously detailed narrative and 400 illustrations depicting priceless brooches, necklaces, clasps, gold padlock, reliquary pendants, much more.

Roycroft Decorative Accessories in Copper and Leather

Roycroft Decorative Accessories in Copper and Leather
Author : Elbert Hubbard
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 56
Release : 2002-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486421120
ISBN 13 : 9780486421124
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Roycroft Decorative Accessories in Copper and Leather Book Description:

Reprint of rare catalog advertises hand-hammered bowls, vases, bookends, and other articles of copper and bronze; beautifully tooled and carved leather handbags, billfolds, and desk sets, leather-bound books, and other items. 260 black-and-white photographs.

Old time Tools and Toys of Needlework

Old time Tools and Toys of Needlework
Author : Gertrude Whiting
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 357
Release : 1971-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486225178
ISBN 13 : 9780486225173
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Old time Tools and Toys of Needlework Book Description:

Describes the forms and uses of winders, bobbins, hoops, frames, bodkins, and other sewing implements used in various world cultures

Textiles of Ancient Peru and Their Techniques

Textiles of Ancient Peru and Their Techniques
Author : Raoul d'. Harcourt
Publisher : Courier Corporation
Total Pages : 186
Release : 2002-01-01
ISBN 10 : 0486421724
ISBN 13 : 9780486421728
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Textiles of Ancient Peru and Their Techniques Book Description:

This magnificently illustrated work offers a comprehensive view of the textiles and techniques of pre-Columbian Peru. An introduction discusses yarns, dyes, looms, and raw materials; the first of the two-part text examines weaves, and the second considers such nonwoven materials as braiding, felt, and embroidery.